Old Place Cottage is situated in the most idyllic location, moments from the picturesque high street of Lindfield, yet in a tranquil plot with scenic views over the countryside.
The property offers spacious living and entertaining space, with well-proportioned accommodation; ideal for family life. A particular feature is the capacious triple aspect sitting room, with french doors opening out to a terrace. In addition, there is a family room, reception room, kitchen with adjacent utility room, cloakroom and conservatory.
On the ground floor there are three good sized bedrooms served by a family bathroom, including a dual aspect master bedroom with built-in wardrobes. Each of the bedrooms benefit from glorious views of the property's gardens. To the first floor are a further two generous sized bedrooms, serviced by a second family bathroom.
Lindfield is a picturesque and sought-after village to the north of Haywards Heath. The village itself offers an extensive range of local shops and local facilities including two excellent primary schools, a chemist, church, public houses, doctors and supermarket. A wider range of facilities including a mainline station can be found in Haywards Heath (1.5 miles). The A23 provides access to the M23, M25, motorway network and airports at Gatwick and Heathrow. The village has a number of excellent schools nearby including the village school in Lindfield and private schools such as Great Walstead, Cumnor House, Ardingly, Burgess Hill School, Hurst College and Brighton College. Sporting and recreational activities are extensive with golf at Haywards Heath, Royal Ashdown and East Sussex National Golf Clubs; sailing at Ardingly and Weir Wood reservoirs; and walking and riding locally, including the South Downs and the Ashdown Forest. Haywards Heath mainline station offers fast and regular services to London (Victoria/London Bridge accessible within 45 mins), Gatwick International Airport and Brighton.
The gardens of Old Place Cottage are truly magnificent, measuring at approximatley 1.6 acres. Expansive lawns with mature trees and shrubbery provide an aura of tranquility and seclusion, making for a most wonderful place to relax and enjoy the uninterrupted views of surrounding fields. A paved terrace, with direct access from the house, is an perfect place to enjoy al-fresco dining and entertaining, whilst relishing in the far-reaching views. Particular highlights include a pond and swimming pool. In addition, there is a double garage, pool house and store in the grounds.
Right of way
The Pavillion – Across the left hand and through the gate to their land behind
The East Wing- Gardener every Monday through the side gate and into their back garden